The Business of Writing for Children

 

Writing books for children is both art and business. If you dream of becoming a children's author -- or even if you're well on your way -- this handbook can help you in writing sellable stories, getting them published, and promoting your books. 

 

Topics include common myths about children's writing, children's book categories, elements of successful stories, manuscript format, submission strategies, contract negotiation, the publishing process, career building, and children's writer resources. Also included are specialized subjects such as querying for multiple manuscripts and promoting a first book. 

 

Read "The Business of Writing for Children" to learn the secrets you might spend years discovering for yourself.

Author: 
Aaron Shepard
Publisher: 
Shepard Publications
ISBN Number: 
9780938497110
Resource Category: 
Guidebooks
Relevant to: 
Publishers
Authors
Illustrators
Year of Publication: 
2000